Delays expected along Picture Rocks Road
Commuters could face minor delays due to road construction starting on November 20. Workers will be out along the road shoulders trimming brush and salvaging sensitive plant species located along road shoulders, to improve safety along the roadway. More »
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Junior Ranger Program - Find out more about the adventure and honor of becoming a Junior Ranger.
Become a WebRanger - This is the National Park Service's on-line Junior Ranger program for kids of all ages.
Desert Diversity Games - Five fun and educational games to learn about the Sonoran Desert ecosystem.
View Current Ranger Program Schedules - Kids can attend any of these programs to fulfill their Junior Ranger Requirements.
Educational Programs - Programs are available for Teachers and Students during the school year.
Camp Programs - Get behind the scenes and into the wild at Saguaro Summer Camp!
Did You Know?
Buffelgrass burns at 1300-1600 F, hot enough to melt aluminum and the fire can travel near the speed of the wind. Even in moderate weather, it can travel at 2-3 mph with 12-18 ft flame lengths, making it a real threat to the lives of firefighters